Grab a second chance to buy into a quite exceptional development in the heart of the county. Homes & Living took a look
This luxurious family house, first sold by Millwood Designer Homes in 2015 as part of its small and exclusive Orchard Gate development, is on the market.
Thirty-five homes were built on the site in Franklin Kidd Lane, between East Malling and Ditton, which looks out on fields, apple orchards and farmland.
All the homes have access to the communal apple orchard and the chance to take up an allotment.
The house has spacious, versatile accommodation. This includes a triple aspect living room with wood-burning stove, double doors going out to the garden and two further reception rooms.
The kitchen/dining room has double glazed bi-fold doors and windows to the garden and units are high gloss and wood effect finish. There are granite work surfaces, with inset stainless steel one-and-a-half bowl sink and drainer with tap over and boiling tap, integrated full height refrigerator and freezer, integrated combination microwave oven, wine fridge and dishwasher.
A central island has integrated twin Siemens ovens, five-ring gas hob and stainless steel extractor hood. There’s an adjoining utility room.
The first floor consists of five double bedrooms with three en suites and a family bathroom. One of the guest rooms has a beautiful outlook over apple orchards.
Reached via bi-folding doors from the kitchen and double doors from the sitting room the south facing walled garden is mainly laid to lawn with attractive plant and flowerbeds and has patio and decked areas perfect for entertaining guests.
There is a side access gate and direct access to the brick double garage which has two further parking spaces to the front.
There are nearby railway stations at both East Malling and West Malling with a regular service to London Victoria in around an hour.
For information ring the agent on 01732 222272